|JSC637_Spaceship_Skylab_Wings_of_Discovery.wmv - NASA/JSC|
SPACESHIP SKYLAB: WINGS OF DISCOVERY JSC 637 - (1974) - 9 Minutes Describes the Skylab discoveries and accomplishments that are changing the way we look at the world. Telescopes show an enormous mass of energy erupting from the Sun's surface, each second radiating more energy than has been used by man since the beginning of civilization. Cameras and sensors of the Earth Resources Experiments Package made pictures of the Earth that may make a major contribution to solving some of the world's most...
Keywords: NASA; skylab; sun; solar system
|CMP237_Earth_the_Planet_Episode4.wmv - NASA/JSC|
EARTH, THE PLANET (EPISODE 4) CMP 237 - (1988) - 28 1/2 Minutes This program explains a region of the Earth's atmosphere, the magnetosphere. Included are a description of how the magnetosphere works, how its energy releases, and the effects of the Sun's eruptions. Also included is an explanation of solar wind and aurora, as well as an extensive description of the information provided by the Landsat satellite.
Keywords: NASA; Earth; atmosphere; magnetosphere; Sun; Journey Through the Solar System
|CMP235_Our_Star_The_Sun_Episode1.wmv - NASA/JSC|
OUR STAR THE SUN (EPISODE 1) CMP 235 - (1988) - 28 1/2 Minutes The Sun as revealed by thousands of pictures taken by Skylab astronauts. Much new information and understanding about the Sun was gained from the three Skylab flights.
Keywords: NASA; education; Solar System; Skkylab; Sun; Journey Through the Solar System